Thursday, February 22, 2007
ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, FL – The South Carolina State men and women’s tennis teams earned sweeps Thursday during the first day of the four-day Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Roundup. The competition, which features all 11 league teams, ends Sunday.
In a Thursday morning match against Morgan State, both SC State teams swept their opponent 7-0. In an afternoon meeting with Maryland-Eastern Shore, the Bulldogs and Lady Bulldogs won by the identical score of 7-0. Both SC State teams, which are coached by Hardeep Judge, return to action Friday morning in an 8:30 meeting with Hampton. With Thursday’s wins, the Bulldogs leveled their record at 3-3, while the women improved to 3-2 on the season.
The SC State men have won the last three MEAC tennis titles, while the Lady Bulldogs are two-times defending league champions.